Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Great Hammerhead Sphyrna mokarran

Classification

Sphyrnidae [family]
Sphyrna [genus] (6)
mokarran [species]

Classification

Sphyrnidae [family]
Sphyrna [genus] (6)
mokarran [species]

Names

English name Great Hammerhead
Alternative English name Great Hammerhead Shark
Alternative English name Scalloped hammerhead
Papiamento name Tribon di krus
Alternative Papiamento name Tribon martin
Valid name Sphyrna mokarran (Rüppell, 1837)

Classification